Parallel Bible results for Hebrews 11:32-40

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Hebrews 11:32-40

NRS 32 And what more should I say? For time would fail me to tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets— NIV 32 And what more shall I say? I do not have time to tell about Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel and the prophets, NRS 33 who through faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promises, shut the mouths of lions, NIV 33 who through faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, and gained what was promised; who shut the mouths of lions, NRS 34 quenched raging fire, escaped the edge of the sword, won strength out of weakness, became mighty in war, put foreign armies to flight. NIV 34 quenched the fury of the flames, and escaped the edge of the sword; whose weakness was turned to strength; and who became powerful in battle and routed foreign armies. NRS 35 Women received their dead by resurrection. Others were tortured, refusing to accept release, in order to obtain a better resurrection. NIV 35 Women received back their dead, raised to life again. Others were tortured and refused to be released, so that they might gain a better resurrection. NRS 36 Others suffered mocking and flogging, and even chains and imprisonment. NIV 36 Some faced jeers and flogging, while still others were chained and put in prison. NRS 37 They were stoned to death, they were sawn in two, they were killed by the sword; they went about in skins of sheep and goats, destitute, persecuted, tormented— NIV 37 They were stoned; they were sawed in two; they were put to death by the sword. They went about in sheepskins and goatskins, destitute, persecuted and mistreated-- NRS 38 of whom the world was not worthy. They wandered in deserts and mountains, and in caves and holes in the ground. NIV 38 the world was not worthy of them. They wandered in deserts and mountains, and in caves and holes in the ground. NRS 39 Yet all these, though they were commended for their faith, did not receive what was promised, NIV 39 These were all commended for their faith, yet none of them received what had been promised. NRS 40 since God had provided something better so that they would not, apart from us, be made perfect. NIV 40 God had planned something better for us so that only together with us would they be made perfect.